• Marilyn Monroe fascination comes to Netflix with 'Blonde'

    12 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    Marilyn Monroe has been dead for 60 years, but there is still a kind of madness around her that remains. Just look at the frenzied discourse around “Blonde,” an adaptation of Joyce Carol Oates' fictional portrait of the Hollywood star that has yet to be seen by the general public.
    There was intrigue around its NC-17 rating and the reasons for its long delay in release. There was curiosity about its star, Ana de Armas, and her native Cuban accent slipping through in the trailer. Meanwhile, its director Andrew Dominik, who has been trying to make this film for well over a decade, was calling...
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  • Blonde Review: A Fascinating & Unrelenting Drama

    Blonde Review: A Fascinating & Unrelenting Drama

    12 days ago - By Coming Soon

    A sexploitation of Marilyn Monroe's life is coming to Netflix. Andrew Dominik writes and directs Blonde , a historical, psychological drama based on a 2000 novel written by Joyce Carol Oates. This movie is a fictionalized look at the life of Norma Jeane Mortenson, or as the world would know her, Marilyn Monroe. A searing look at the treatment of one of Hollywood's most iconic sex symbols results in a terrific telling of a tall tale sure to polarize audiences on the morality of it all.
    Blonde has received considerable attention for its NC-17 rating. This is a rare occurrence and one that...
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